Explore, discover and learn about the important roles farmyard animals play in our daily lives
- Teach children where food comes from
- Educate children to make smart & considerate choices when buying animal products ( eg. free range eggs)
- Explain the process of how products get from the farm to the supermarket
- Allows for 10-12 people in the smaller 4m by 4m pen set up
In a safe and controlled environment children can get up close and personal with our friendly farmyard personalities! We encourage children to interact, pet and get to know our smaller range of farmyard animals.
You can invite us along to simply provide fun and interactive environment for your children at a Private Party or Public Event, or add an educational touch for schools, kinders and community groups.
The Animals On The Move team deliver factual and entertaining unscripted information that allows their natural animal loving personalities to shine through. Animal facts which outline the key characteristics of each animal and the valuable products we get from them, as well as care information about what each animal needs to stay happy and healthy is entwined with amusing stories and anecdotes.
Farm Animals include:
What We Bring
- Approx 18-23 farm animals
- Farm Animal feed
- 2x straw bales to sit on
- Water bowls
Waste bucket (for cleaning up after animals)
- 1 x shade tent 3m X 3m (if required)
- Tarp (if required)
- Fenced Enclosure (max size 4×4), we can change the shape and size to suit most areas
- This program is similar to the full farmyard that we offer however there are less animals a smaller pen size and less time, therefore our mini farm.
The Farmyard & Early Learning
Mini Farmyard Objective: To identify and describe animals commonly found in the farmyard and also to investigate and report the use of animals in our daily lives.
Sounds of the mini farmyard
Educating with the Mini Farmyard Experience
Our focus on Science Foundations & complimenting the Australia School CurriculumMake an enquiry
Did you know?
Did you know goats have accents just like people.The Team - Animals On The Move
What age group best suits the Farmyard
Preschool, Kindergarten, Child Care & Primary School Education from Foundation to Year 5. But!
The information & interaction can be enjoyed by all ages.
Our Mini farmyard is perfect for science and agriculture classes, allowing students to meet in person the animals they have been learning about. Our engaging approach to learning will ensure that it is a class to remember! Our staff can teach the students about the unique features of all the animals and how they are utilized in our daily lives. Why not combine the farm with the Milking Demonstration or Bush Babies for the perfect educational experience?
Why not invite all your friends to a farmyard party?
Our farmers for the day can help your children with handling and feeding the animals, we can take the stress out of your child’s big day!
We offer Animals on the Move party invitations and activity sheets, available for free in the ‘downloads’ section of our website. You can even purchase Farmyard themed party hats, paper plates, paper cups, party blowers and lollie bags (order over the phone).
We offer the whole experience you can even play our “Pin the Tail on the Piggy” game!Book Now
The Mini Farmyard can be a fun experience for all ages, and is guaranteed to leave people talking about your event!
The Mini Farmyard can offer a great experience for the elderly. Whether it’s reliving their childhood or doing something new, the Mini farmyard is always a hit. Our mini farmyard can also be used as a form of pet therapy, allowing the elderly to maintain their dexterity.
If you have a special request, please don’t hesitate to let us know!
Book the Mini Farmyard for your next School Incursion or Event!
Our Farmyard Experience, with a large variety of animals, is one of the favourites.Book Now
Having a party? Celebrate, educate & enjoy time with our farmyard animals
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1. Close access to set-up area (no more than 30m distance from our vehicle)
2. Clear access from our vehicle to set-up area (no obstacles, stairs, lifts, steep slopes, etc)
3. For safety reasons we appreciate assistance in keeping curious onlookers at a safe distance until set-up is complete.
4. Access to water for the animals.